After the Clopton boys basketball team ended their last home game against Van-Far, coach Tony Francis took the mic and addressed the team’s fans.
He thanked them for their support — and promised them the team would build on the results of the season and deliver for them in the future.
Francis came to the team from a position as head coach at Lindenwood University in St. Charles. RecatsHe had spent almost two decades coaching at the collegiate level before taking up the position at Clopton.
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